Wikipedia Bias

I was a bit surprised when I read this recent wikipedia article on the 2012 quebec student protests as it comes across as exceptionally biased.

I’ve mostly used wikipedia as a reference for lists, definitions and statistics, so I was a bit surprised when this article popped up in my google news feed along with reputable news sources on a current event.

I did a little research and quickly came across numerous articles published that call out issues with wikipedia bias, including:

I suppose I shouldn’t be surprised, but as a source of information for anything that has even a small amount of controversy,  wikipedia articles are highly suspect and in fact a source of  mis-information.

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